White Turmeric (Curcuma zedoaria) [Krachura] Organic
$9.00 – $200.00
Traditionally used for the treatment of menstrual disorders, dyspepsia, vomiting and to help with cancer healing. Tastes like a combination of mango, turmeric, and ginger. It is also used to fight various poisonings and to kill worms.
Curcuma is a genus of plants that comprises over a hundred varieties of Turmeric. White Turmeric (Curcuma zedoaria) root has a pale sulphur yellow or bright yellow colour on the inside and turns brown when turning old. It has a strong bitter taste.
White turmeric is useful medicinally and has pharmacological properties such as anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, anti-microbial and anti-cancer activity. Dried roots or powder are used in diet to reap its medicinal benefits. It is bitter, but commonly used in Asian cuisine.
Curcuma zedoaria is a rich source of essential oils and also contains curcuminoids in the range of 6-16% by weight. More research is required to discover various therapeutic properties of white turmeric or Curcuma zedoaria and compare its effect with Curcuma longa.
Can be used to spice green smoothies, or as a tea in combination with with Peppermint, Ginger, Cinnamon and Honey.
Type of Powder: Not soluble
Main recommended use: As a general anti-parasitic and rejuvenating herb.
Type of powder: Not soluble: Can’t be used directly as a tea, but great for shakes, soups and all types of foods preparations.
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1 lb (454g), 1/2 lbs (227g), 120 caps, 2 lbs (907g), 21 lbs (9.53 kg)